Julius Malema Escapes Twitter Ban

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- africanexponent.com | 5 months ago

Social media company Twitter has ruled that EFF leader Julius Malema's tweet containing quotes from late Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe did  not violated any rules.

This follows growing outrage of Malema's slide show of quotes from Mugabe, including one which read:“The only white man you can trust is a dead white man. "Rest in power #GUSHUNGO pic.twitter.com/TQk5bQaTKe— Julius Sello Malema (@Julius_S_Malema) September 14, 2019Various people flagged the video, including DA former leader Tony Leon and DA Eastern Cape leader Athol Trollip, who said it was “dangerously incendiary”.

He also accused the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) of trying to “comply with the wishes of the ANC government”, as opposed to the constitution.

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